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Can just a logo save the turtles?

Can just a logo save the turtles?

A brand-new EU directive – the Single-Use Plastics directive (“SUP”) – came into force on July 3rd 2021. Wait, hold on! I know some 50% of you already dropped off upon seeing the words “EU” and “directive”. But the rest of you, please bear with me, this is a good one!...

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Colombier is awarded (RE)SET Retail pilots

Colombier is awarded (RE)SET Retail pilots

(RE)SET Retail is an open innovation program dedicated to circular economy and environmental challenges. The program enables industry leaders to reinforce competitiveness throughsustainability. The program aims to create an ecosystem that collaborates for the purpose...

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Sustainable coffee in a sustainable cup

Sustainable coffee in a sustainable cup

Smit&Dorlas- part of the Japan’s largest coffee producer UCC, has been brewing coffee in the Netherlands since 1822. Smit&Dorlas are European leaders in sustainable coffee. Close cooperation with Rainforest Alliance, Fairtrade Max Havelaar and certified...

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NextGen Cup Challenge

NextGen Cup Challenge

TheNextGen Consortium, convened by Closed Loop Partners, announced the winners of the NextGen Cup Challenge - an open-source, global innovation challenge to redesign the fiber to-go cup and create a widely recyclable or compostable cup. After a four-month review...

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